The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 39 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.41% 1.04% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 6.67% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.45% 15.63% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 46
Median salary £43,750 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DNS
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region.

DNS Salary Trend in Colchester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Proofpoint
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) assyst
2 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
2 4 (66.67%) iTunes
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) CMDB
3 2 (33.33%) Kofax

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) iTunes
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Mobility Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Proofpoint
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Kofax
4 1 (16.67%) VMware